Blues Fest

End the summer with the 9th Annual Fishers Blues Fest, a Labor Day tradition! The free, two-night event includes performances by renowned local and national blues artists.

This year, Blues Fest returns from 5 to 10 p.m.  Friday, September 3, and from 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday, September 4.

2021 Lineup

Friday, September 3 
Agents of Redemption – 5:20 p.m.
Lil’ Red & The Rooster – 6:50 p.m.
Bobby Rush – 8:15/8:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 4
Doug Henthorn – 3 p.m.
Mr. Kinetik – 4 p.m.
Joanna Connor – 5:45 p.m.
Bernard Allison – 7:15 p.m.
Brandon “Taz” Niederauer – 8:45 p.m.

Blues Fest 2021 poster

Covid-19 Safety Precautions

In accordance with Indiana state guidelines and orders, the NPD AMP is working alongside the Fishers Health Department to ensure patron and event organizer safety. Fishers Parks and the Nickel Plate District amphitheater will follow all local mandates at the time of any show or concert. Hand sanitizer and hand-washing stations are available throughout the venue. Masks are not required but are encouraged for those who are not full vaccinated.

Connect With Us

Guests are strongly encouraged to follow the NPD AMP social media channels for the latest information and requirements for entry to these events. Follow @NPDamp on Facebook and Instagram. All details and schedules are subject to change without notice.

Admission & Additional Information 

Admission is free. Outside food and beverage is permitted, except alcohol. Alcohol of any kind is not permitted inside our gates due to Indiana excise laws. Vendors will be available on site to purchase food, drinks, and alcoholic beverages. Chairs and blankets are welcome. All bags are subject to security search.


Parking is located in the Switch, Police, and Spark Apartments garages. Accessible parking is located in the east City Hall lot. See a parking map here.

Restrooms are located in the pavilion and in the AMP building to the west of the stage.

2021 event parking map